The Archipelago Cinema is part of the event organized by Film on the Rocks Yao Noi, a new film festival curated by Apichatpong Weerasethakul and Tilda Swinton. The auditorium raft was designed by German-born and Beijing-based architect Buro Ole Scheeren, it was built using recycled materials. The guests are taken to the awe-inspiring glowing raft by boat, in the middle of the quiet waters of Nai Pi Lae lagoon on Kudu Island. The only problem is you might miss what´s going on in the movie whilst admiring the dramatic landscape surrounding you.
42 foot tall Christmas tree made of 40,000 Sprite plastic bottles The tree is by Lithuanian artist Jolanta Smidtiene.
A Chinese girl playing piano with no fingers on one hand, She has never seen a piano until 3 years ago, because she live in a very small town.
Hairstylists use a giant comb and scissors, both 1.3 meters long, on a girl in Changsha, Hunan Province. The comb and scissors are the largest ever used by Chinese hairstylists.
14-year-old Suhas Gopinath started Globals Inc ten years ago from a cyber cafe in Bengaluru, he didn’t know that he had become the youngest CEO in the world. Among the several honors that have been bestowed upon this young man, the most prestigious is the invitation to be a member of the Board of the ICT Advisory Council of the World Bank. In 2007, the European Parliament and International Association for Human Values conferred ‘Young Achiever Award’ on him. He was also invited to address the European Parliament and other business dignitaries assembled in the EU Parliament. He is also recognized as one of the ‘Young Global Leaders’ for 2008-2009 by the prestigious World Economic Forum. Suhas is the youngest member ever in the World Economic Forum’s history. The other members include the Louisiana governor Bobby Jindal, Hollywood star Leonardo Di Caprio, musician A R Rahman, Prince of Brunei, etc.
A man has earned the title of “man with most diplomas in the world” by an organization called China World Records Association (CWRA) with his nine diplomas spanning thirty five years of study, including three doctorial diplomas, two master degrees. Zhou Baokuan, 53, from Shenyang city, Liaoning province, spent about 126,300 hours over the last 35 years, studying, sometimes without sleep.
This disabled couple proves that there is hope for the rest of us. He has no arms and she has no legs but what they are able to accomplish is remarkable. She takes care of him good and he’s able to do almost everything with his feet. Moreover, in their everyday life they do all the housework without any help from the others. They are an amazing couple.
Truck crossing the road during the over flow of river in Nicaragua.